Unified Basketball team on the court in a row for a group photo.
This diverse group of accomplished athletes—including four individuals competing in Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019—will tip-off in an inclusive game with NBA and WNBA legends and players on February 15.
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Young male Romanian player in an orange uniform catching the basketball. The 2017 Eurobasket mascot is in the middle ground. A girl is in the foreground wearing a blue uniform with the number 6 on her back. An audience is watching the action in the background.
2018 marks the 15th edition of one of Special Olympics Europe Eurasia's highlight events: European Basketball Week (EBW).
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Ricky Rubio announced as Special Olympics Global Ambassador.jpg
NBA star signed up at a ceremony in Barcelona’s Pabellón Olímpico del Club Joventut Badalona, where he began his professional career.
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The Special Olympics Serbia athlete has been a star of her local basketball team ever since she first stepped on the basketball court.
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George Fitzgerald is no stranger to competition. Read about his path from award winning athlete to coach and official.
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Brendan West’s life has been anything but “normal” since the day he was born. Find out how basketball has helped him with that.
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The role means he is involved in solutions to make all aspects of the program better for athletes. Learn how he got there.
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The biggest grassroots basketball event in Switzerland, FIBA Open 2017, took over courts in Mies in June.
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David Egan
David Egan has always dreamed big. Learn how he is changing attitudes toward people with intellectual disabilities.
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European Basketball Week 2017 Highlights
Thirty-five countries sent athletes with and without intellectual disabilities to compete. See how it all came together.